Watch this short animation to learn the difference between host-directed antivirals and direct acting antivirals.
There remains an urgent clinical need for new therapies to treat those hospitalised with severe viral lung infections, including COVID-19, to prevent the progression to more severe disease and death.
Viruses are wily creatures, and you’ve got to stay ahead of them. I think it would be naïve to think that if you get one or two good drugs, you don’t need any more — not when you have a virus that has already killed 760,000 Americans.Dr. Anthony Fauci, The New York Times, 7 December 2021